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Title Successful societies : how institutions and culture affect health / edited by Peter A. Hall, Michele Lamont.

Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.1 Su18 2009    ---  Available
Description x, 346 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-333) and index.
Contents Population health and the dynamics of collective development / Clyde Hertzman, Arjumand Siddiqi -- Social interactions in human development: pathways to health and capabilities / Daniel P. Keating -- Health, social relations, and public policy / Peter A. Hall, Rosemary C. R. Taylor -- Population health and development : an institutional-cultural approach to capability expansion / Peter Evans -- Responding to AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa : culture, institutions, and health / Ann Swidler -- Responses to racism, health, and social inclusion as a dimension of successful societies / Michele Lamont -- Collective imaginaries and population health : how health data can highlight cultural history / Gerard Bouchard -- Making sense of contagion : citizenship regimes and public health in Victorian England / Jane Jenson -- The multicultural welfare state? / Will Kymlicka -- From state-centrism to neoliberalism : macro-historical contexts of population health since World War II / William H. Sewell, Jr.
Subject Social medicine.
Medical policy.
Health Status.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Public Health Practice.
Social Medicine -- methods.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Added Author Hall, Peter A., 1950-
Lamont, Michele, 1957-
ISBN 9780521736305 (pbk.)
0521736307 (pbk.)
9780521516600 (hardback)
0521516609 (hardback)

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